Ducks vs Sharks Final: 5-2 - Recap
The Ducks earned a 5-2 victory over San Jose on Wednesday behind a 36-save performance from John Gibson at Honda Center.
Anaheim was an underdog by +100 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Anaheim got goals from Patrick Maroon (2), Corey Perry, Matt Beleskey, and Jakob Silfverberg in the victory. Perry opened the scoring at 19:57 of the first period.
John Gibson stopped 36 of 38 San Jose shots in the victory.
Logan Couture and Jason Demers scored for the Sharks, finding the net behind John Gibson.
San Jose got a 16-stop effort from Antti Niemi in the loss.
On the power play, Anaheim went 0-for-3, while the Sharks were 0-for-5 with the man advantage.
Anaheim lost the shots on goal battle to San Jose by a margin of 38-30.
Next game, Anaheim takes its act on the road to face Los Angeles looking for another win. For San Jose, they head home to face Colorado.